Dental Technician - Advanced
Open Date: 01/25/2019
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: High school diploma or equivalency and two years related work experience; or completion of a two year dental laboratory technology training program; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Special Instructions to Applicant: * Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write 'see resume' on your application when completing the job duties section. * If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment). * Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Job Duties: This position provides comprehensive laboratory support for the clinics of the ECU School of Dental Medicine including fixed and removable prosthodontics, implant-supported prosthodontics, orthodontics, and TMD therapy. In addition, this position supervises one and possibly additional dental laboratory technicians to include hiring and periodic evaluations. This position is also responsible for providing in-lab and preclinical lab instruction and guidance to students, residents, and faculty and for tracking lab cases that may be sent to outside laboratories for completion. Quality-control monitoring of both internal and external lab cases is an important part of this position to minimize the number of remakes. Maintaining par level inventory of the various Ross Hall clinical labs is part of the position responsibilities.